Evolutionary Medicine

September 1, 2015|
Evolutionary Medicine by Stephen C. Stearns
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Evolutionary Medicine is an engaging introduction to the principles of evolutionary thinking and the relevance of evolutionary biology to clinical medicine. Aimed at both students and professionals in medicine and public health, this text discusses key topics including the evolution of patients and diseases, defenses and pathogens, cancer as an evolutionary process, vulnerabilities created by the evolution of reproduction, the evolution of mental disorders, and more.
Stephen C. Stearns is the Edward P Bass Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Yale University. A 1967 Yale graduate, he earned an M.S. from the University of Wisconsin and a Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia. He was a Miller Fellow at the University of California, Berkeley prior to his first academic appointment ...
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Title:Evolutionary MedicineFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:9.29 X 7.09 X 0.59 inShipping dimensions:9.29 X 7.09 X 0.59 inPublished:September 1, 2015Publisher:Oxford University Press UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1605352608

ISBN - 13:9781605352602

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